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English definition of “record keeping”

record keeping

noun [U] (also record-keeping)
 
 
the activity of organizing and storing all the documents, files, invoices, etc. relating to a company's or organization's activities: Complaints about poor record keeping and alleged abuse have been building for more than a decade. detailed/careful record keeping electronic/computerized record keeping financial/medical/official record keeping record-keeping requirements/systems/practices
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